We have invested over $200 million to support the treatment of kidney disease. Access grant opportunities, KDOQI Clinical Practice Guidelines, and clinical trial information.

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Grants & funding

Access information on NKF’s Research Grant Program, including available grants, funding cycle, eligibility requirements and application instructions.
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Kidney Research Connect

Sign up today to find patients and care partners to engage in your patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR) projects.

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Research spotlight

See how NKF researchers are making strides in the fight against kidney disease.
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NKF Innovation Fund

Learn about our game changing impact investment initiative aimed at fundamentally disrupting the fight against chronic kidney disease.

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Support Pioneering Kidney Disease Research Today

You have the power to transform the lives of patients at every stage of their kidney disease journey with a special gift of any amount. Together we can help more loved ones get the care and treatment they need to truly thrive - not just survive.

KDOQI Clinical Practice Guidelines

World renown for improving the diagnosis and treatment of kidney disease, these guidelines have changed the practices of healthcare professionals and improved thousands of lives.

Clinical Trial Information for Patients

Learn more about how clinical trials can affect new treatment options in patients.
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Clinical studies in the United States are regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Learn more about safety.
Interested in participating? Find clinical trials in your area.

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